A loan of $850 helped a member to purchase rice, beans, sugar, oil, bread, milk, sodas, pastas, condiments, ice and other products.


Luz Divina Group's story

The community bank Luz Divina (Divine Light) is made up of 8 members: Emelina, Maria Ines, Maria Mercedes, Oscar Danilo, Marcia Ramona, Angela Benita, Liliana Amparo and Nubia. Nubia is the group coordinator, and operates a convenience store located in a room of her house.

She plans to invest the support from this loan in the purchase of staple products for resale in her store, such as: rice, beans, sugar, oil, bread, milk, sodas, pastas, condiments, ice and other products.

In this group: Emelina, Maria Ines, Maria Mercedes, Oscar Danilo, Marcia Ramona, Angela Benita, Liliana Amparo, Nubia
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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Gillian Goodrich



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